Aurora Expeditions Blog

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Walrus Pictures, Information & Facts

In the icy depths of the Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard resides some of the most unique creatures in the animal kingdom. …

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Interview With An Antarctic Snowshoeing Guide

Want to know more about one of our newest Antarctic activities, snowshoeing? We’ve had a chat with our onboard guide, …

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How New Year Rituals Are Celebrated Around The World

Whether it’s singing Auld Lang Syne, watching the ball drop in New York City or witnessing a dazzling fireworks display, …

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Exploring The Sub-Antarctic Islands Cruise With Aurora Expeditions

Do you have a passion for history, wildlife and remote locations, but have already experienced the wonder of Antarctica? If …

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Patagonia Trekking Guide: Top 10 Highlights

Sweeping across the border of Argentina and Chile, it’s easy to mistake the beauty of Patagonia for some B roll …

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A Brief History Of South Georgia

In the midst of the Atlantic Ocean lies an isolated island, with its mountainous landscape providing a port of call …

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What New Apps Do You Need For Your Next Overseas Adventure?

What’s your favourite smartphone app? Whether it’s Facebook, YouTube or The Age, these simple programs enable us to continuously connect …

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Arctic Sailing Then And Now: Vikings And You!

Scandinavia is well-known for its Viking history. These ancient people shaped the local area, not just on home soil, but across …

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When is the best time to go to Antarctica?

When you decide to go on a voyage to Antarctica, one of the first decisions you need to make is …

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Discover Ski Touring In Antarctica

Ski touring is one of our newest, and most exciting, Antarctic activities! We had a chat with our alpine expert, …

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True Love In Antarctica: A Valentine’s Day Special

With the day of love just on the horizon, Romeos and Juliets around the world will have romance on the …

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New Tree Frog Dicovered At Mashpi Lodge, Ecuador

A new inhabitant of the Mashpi Reserve in heart of the Equatorial Chocó Bio-Region has been recently added to the already-diverse …

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Rise In Solo Expedition Travellers To Antarctica

Aurora Expeditions have noted a rise in the number of solo travellers making the trip of a lifetime to Antarctica. …

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Travelling To And Cruising Alaska With Family Holidays

If you’ve been wondering how you can enjoy some quality family time this year, why not think a little outside …

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SOS: Save Endangered Shorebirds!

In partnership with our friends at Birdlife Australia The Critically Endangered Eastern Curlew is dying in critical numbers and needs …

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Things To Do In Greenland

The natural beauty of Greenland There’s no place like Greenland when it comes to giant icebergs (some of the largest …

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Aurora Expeditions’ Christmas Gift List

‘Tis the season of giving! And to help you find the perfect gift for your loved ones this season we’ve …

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Facts About The Blue-Footed Booby

Although your journey with Aurora Expeditions may show you many unique creatures, it’s likely you’ll not have seen the likes …

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Best Insurance To Get For Your Antarctic Voyage

You’ve done it. You’ve finally booked that once-in-a-lifetime trip, and you’ve already started counting down the days until your departure. …

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3 Fascinating Patagonian Animals

Covering the southernmost region of South America, Patagonia’s stunning landscapes of desert, plains and mountains attract visitors from around the …

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Aurora Wins Social Media Award!

Aurora Expeditions announced as winner of ‘Best Overall Use of Social Media’ in the Cruise Line category at Smitty Awards! …

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Top Gadgets You Need To Pack For An African Adventure

People love our tours of Africa because of the diverse experiences they can give travellers. From the buzzing streets of …

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Onboard Our Galapagos Odyssey

Discover the Galápagos Islands with Aurora Expeditions As seen on Traveller.com.au… Have you ever wondered what it would be like …

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Expedition Leader Summarises Kimberley Cruise

One of our expedition leaders Amanda Till is currently on a Kimberley Coast Expedition travelling from Broome to Darwin. Below …

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